Long Beach in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Commemorating 75th Anniversary of Long Beach
William Erwin Willmore who was in this area in 1870 visualized a town would be built here. In 1882 this materialized as Willmore City; becoming the City of Long Beach in 1888.
Native Sons of the Golden West
Long Beach Parlor #278
Native Daughters of the Golden West
Long Beach Parlor #154
Erected 1963 by Native Sons of the Golden West Long Beach Parlor #278, Native Daughters of the Golden West Long Beach Parlor #154.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 33° 47.029′ N, 118° 11.635′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Pacific Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Long Beach CA 90813, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bembridge House (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Jergins Trust Building (approx. 0.7 miles away); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. ¾ mile away); The Kress Building Charles Windham House (Lord Mayor's Inn) (approx. 0.8 miles away); Casa Aitken (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Walker Building (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 21, 2015, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2015, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.